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  • Straight-Line Machine Quilting Tips

    I've used the walking foot attachment for years as a valuable tool to help me sew even stitches with slippery material and as a tool for machine quilting . The walking foot is designed to push all layers of the sewing project underneath the needle at the same time. That's a real help when there...
    Posted to Quilting Daily by VivikaEditor on 17 Nov 2014
    Filed under: Machine Quilting, How to Quilt, Quilting Designs, Quilt Patterns, Art Quilts, Quilting Techniques
  • Are Quilters and Fashion Sewists So Different?

    My post a couple of weeks ago on handmade Halloween costumes got me thinking: how many quilters are also sewing fabric to make garments? Garments, home decor and quilts coexist at the International Quilt Market - Houston, Fall 2014. I'll bet many of you made a dirndl skirt, vest, or similar garment...
    Posted to Quilting Daily by VivikaEditor on 12 Nov 2014
    Filed under: How to Quilt, Sewing Techniques
  • Patchwork Quilting: Master the Half-Square Triangle

    Anyone wondering how to make a patchwork quilt with their scrap stash or using some of the fun, new commercial fabrics should learn the half-square triangle technique. It's one of the basic piecing techniques for patchwork quilting. Once you know how to do it, you can apply it to a lot of different...
    Posted to Quilting Daily by VivikaEditor on 10 Nov 2014
    Filed under: How to Quilt, Patchwork Quilt, Quilt Patterns, Art Quilts, Quilting Techniques
  • Ho-Ho-Holiday Gifts for Quilters Blog Hop

    Hello, and welcome to stop 4 on our week-long Ho-Ho-Holiday Gift Guide for Quilters! Today I'm sharing some of my favorite gift ideas to make for your friends and family, as well as gifts for quilters that would be welcome at your guild's holiday party swap--or under your own tree. To add to...
    Posted to Quilting Daily by VivikaEditor on 4 Nov 2014
    Filed under: Embroidery, Surface Design, Machine Quilting, How to Quilt, Patchwork Quilt, Quilting Designs, Fabric Art, Hand Sewing, Sewing Techniques, Quilt Patterns, Quilting, Quilting Techniques, Quilted Gifts, Easy Quilt Patterns, Quilted Table Linens, Holiday Quilts
  • Halloween and Fall Fabric Art Freebies and eBook

    As the days grow shorter here in New England, we're drawn to the warmth of firelight: from candles flickering inside grinning jack-o-lanterns to cozy nights by hearth. This is the time when I like to make fabric crafts with my kids and home décor fiber art projects to welcome friends and family...
    Posted to Handmade Quilt Art by VivikaEditor on 16 Oct 2014
    Filed under: Sewing Techniques, Hand Sewing, Quilting Techniques, Art Quilts, Fabric Art, How to Quilt, Easy Quilt Patterns, Quilted Table Linens
  • Quilt Artists Learning from Each Other: International Quilt Festival at 40

    While October skies and falling leaves make most people think of pumpkins, harvest time, and Halloween, a quilt artist's fancy turns to the International Quilt Festival in Houston. To most of us who attend (or hope to attend), Festival has always been the worldwide mecca celebrating the art of quilting...
    Posted to Quilting Daily by VivikaEditor on 6 Oct 2014
    Filed under: How to Quilt, Quilting Designs, Quilt Patterns, Art Quilts, Quilting
  • How to Make Fiber Art Projects in 5 Minutes

    How do you find time to work on your fabric art ? It's a question I hear often (sometimes in my own head). Turn painted fabric into fabric art in 5 minutes. We'd all love hours to spend in our studios--but that's not realistic for most who aren't full-time artists. So how do you find...
    Posted to Quilting Daily by VivikaEditor on 1 Oct 2014
    Filed under: Surface Design, How to Quilt, Fabric Art, Hand Sewing, Sewing Techniques, Quilt Patterns, Art Quilts, Hand Stitches, Quilting Techniques, Fabric Painting
  • Episode 1410 Preview Quilting Arts TV Series 1400

    Quilting Medley: In this episode, Vivika Hansen DeNegre makes a mixed-media nest, Linda Hahn shows how to take the New York Beauty block to new heights, and Sue Reno shares how echo quilting can emphasize surface design on quilts.
    Posted to Quilting Arts TV by VivikaEditor on 17 Jun 2014
    Filed under: Vivika Hansen DeNegre, Susan Brubaker Knapp, fabric collage, Quilting Arts TV Series 1400, quilt blocks, machine quilting, echo quilting, how to quilt
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